Showing posts from January, 2020

Authorizing LinkedIn API Permissions

It is important to understand which kind of permission you need for your application. According to LinkedIn's permissions page, there are two kinds: Member Authorization: Your application works with member account data to make requests on their behalf. Application Authorization: Your application accesses LinkedIn APIs that are not member specific.

How to declare language in HTML

The easiest way to set the language of a page is via the following lang attribute in the HTML element (HTML 5): <html lang = "en">

A woman died while taking part in a cake-eating competition to celebrate Australia Day

Paramedics were called to a pub in the state of Queensland on Sunday afternoon after a woman was involved in a "medical incident".

Contempo Blogger Theme - Responsive Lifestyle Template

Contempo Blogger Theme is a Responsive Lifestyle Blogger theme that is part of the Blogger's official theme library.

Serve images in next-gen formats

JPEG 2000, JPEG XR, and WebP are image formats that have superior compression and quality characteristics compared to their older JPEG and PNG counterparts. Encoding your images in these formats rather than JPEG or PNG means that they will load faster and consume less cellular data. WebP is supported in Chrome and Opera and provides better lossy and lossless compression for images on the web.

When ice fishing, safety should always be number one.

Remember: ice does not freeze at a uniform thickness. Ice near shore will be thicker than farther out, and clear blue ice is stronger than white ice. Make sure you check ice thickness using your auger as you move farther out.

BoC Update: No Change to Prime Rate

Bank of Canada rate decision: Rate Announcement: No change Overnight rate: Remains at 1.75% Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 ¾ percent The next scheduled date for announcing the overnight rate target is March 4, 2020. The next full update of the Bank's outlook for the economy and inflation, including risks to the projection, will be published in the MPR on April 15, 2020.

Canada’s debt to income ratio has grown since 2012

High debt payments mean households have less money to spend on other things and represents a risk should higher interest rates or unemployment force households to cut spending further.

Docker® is an open-source tool used to create, deploy and manage small portable containers.

Containers are similar to virtual machines (VM), but where VMs run an entire operating system inside, the host containers only package the required components. Because of this they are extremely lightweight; they start up in a fraction of the time of a regular VM and waste very little extra resources on top of the main process being run inside them. They are used primarily as a lightweight way to assure that the program will run the same regardless of host platform. Docker can also manage virtual networking between containers, as well as health checks to make sure each container is running properly.

Amazon Fire tablets are uniquely good at parental controls.